A Winged Victory for the Sullen

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A Winged Victory for the Sullen
Two members of the band standing beside each other backstage.
Adam Wiltzie (left) and Dustin O'Halloran at Cactus Club in Bruges, Belgium.
Background information
Origin Brussels, Berlin
Genres Ambient, modern classical, drone
Years active 2011 (2011)-present
Labels Kranky Records / Erased Tapes Records
Website www.awvfts.com
Members Dustin O'Halloran
Adam Wiltzie

A Winged Victory for the Sullen is the name of an ambient music duo consisting of Dustin O'Halloran and Adam Wiltzie. They have released two studio albums and one EP. Their second album, Atomos, was released on October 6, 2014.[1] Their work has received mention in The Guardian,[2] the BBC,[3] and ABC Australia.[4]

History[edit]

Wiltzie and O'Halloran met backstage on May 24, 2007, in Bologna, Italy, and the duo agreed to develop A Winged Victory for the Sullen.

The duo composed the original score for Atomos, a dance piece by contemporary choreographer Wayne McGregor and his company Wayne McGregor Random Dance. It premiered at Sadler's Wells, London, on 9 October 2013. An album of this score, Atomos, was released on October 6, 2014.[5][unreliable source?][citation needed]

Discography[edit]

Albums

EPs

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Timeline Photos - A Winged Victory For The Sullen". Facebook.com. Retrieved 2015-05-08. 
  2. ^ Lester, Paul (10 August 2011). "A Winged Victory for the Sullen (No 1,081)". The Guardian. Retrieved 31 October 2012. 
  3. ^ Sheppard, David (12 October 2011). "A Winged Victory for the Sullen A Winged Victory for the Sullen Review". BBC. Retrieved 31 October 2012. 
  4. ^ Gough, Paul, The Quiet Space: Top Fifty Releases of 2011, January 2012, ABC Radio National. 
  5. ^ a b "As announced today & coming October 6,... - A Winged Victory For The Sullen". Facebook.com. Retrieved 2015-05-08. 

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